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Canberra vs Riyadh
Cbr vs Ruh

Average net salary (After tax)

Riyadh
Canberra

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Ruh
Cbr
Outside city centre
Ruh
Cbr

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Ruh
Cbr
Outside city centre
Ruh
Cbr

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Ruh
Cbr
Outside city centre
Ruh
Cbr

Mortgage rates

Riyadh
4.5%
Canberra
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

Electricity, heating, water, Garbage for a 85m2 Apartment

Riyadh
Canberra

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Ruh
Cbr

Mobile phone data

One-minute local prepaid call (no plan or discount)

Ruh
Cbr

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Ruh
Cbr

Monthly pass

Regular price

Ruh
Cbr

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Riyadh
Canberra

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Ruh
Cbr
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

Milk 1L
Ruh
Cbr
White bread 500g
Ruh
Cbr
Eggs 12
Ruh
Cbr
White rice 1kg
Ruh
Cbr

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Riyadh
Canberra

Meat & cheese

Chicken breasts 1kg
Ruh
Cbr
Beef round 1kg
Ruh
Cbr
Local cheese 1kg
Ruh
Cbr

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Ruh
Cbr
Lettuce 1 head
Ruh
Cbr
Tomatoes 1kg
Ruh
Cbr

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Ruh
Cbr
Oranges 1 head
Ruh
Cbr
Bananas 1kg
Ruh
Cbr

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

Inexpensive restaurant 2 meals
Ruh $4,070.74/mth
Cbr $4,070.74/mth
Mid-range restaurant Three-course meal for two people
Ruh $4,070.74/mth
Cbr $4,070.74/mth

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Riyadh
4.5%
Canberra
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Riyadh are 17.14% higher than in Canberra

Drinks

Coke/Pepsi 0.33L
bottle
Ruh $4,070.74/mth
Cbr $4,070.74/mth
Water 0.33L
bottle
Ruh $4,070.74/mth
Cbr $4,070.74/mth
Cappuccino regular
Ruh $4,070.74/mth
Cbr $4,070.74/mth

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Ruh
Cbr
Market 0.5L bottle
Ruh
Cbr

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Ruh
Cbr
Market 0.33L bottle
Ruh
Cbr

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Riyadh
5
Canberra

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Ruh
Cbr

Summer dress

From a chain store (e.g. Zara, H&M)

Ruh
Cbr

Shoes

1 pair Nike shoes
Ruh
Cbr
1 pair men's leather shoes
Ruh
Cbr

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Riyadh
$15.33
Canberra
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Ruh $4,070.74/mth
Cbr $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Ruh $4,070.74/mth
Cbr $4,070.74/mth